• DC3C is a program of the DC Special Education Cooperative.


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      Thriving Despite The Odds: DC3C Spring 2022
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      Despite the many challenges faced worldwide due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our students with disabilities have faced barriers and restrictions that have been almost insurmountable. However daunting these obstacles have…

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      Volunteer Spotlight: “My eyes were opened!”
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      This week students with disabilities from across the District are investing in their future. Trading in the typical spring break parties and relaxation, these students will spend the week improving…

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      Volunteer Spotlight: “The Transformation Was Remarkable”
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      Have you ever seen a young person transform from shy and reserved to confident and prepared? DC3C volunteers see this change first hand when they sit down with bright and…

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      Interview with DC Special Ed Expert and Parent, Molly Whalen
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      As a longtime DC special education parent advocate, Molly Whalen has worked for 20 years to improve educational opportunities for DC students with disabilities. Molly currently serves as executive director…

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      Shifting the mindset of employers
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      We at the Co-op have long known that students with disabilities are more than capable of making meaningful contributions to the world of business. Also, we know that when people…

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      Career Opportunities
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      Career Opportunities It’s no secret that DC3C Spring Break focuses on closing the gap between graduating students with disabilities and the many options for career and continuing education in the…

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      Volunteer for Spring Break 2019
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      Volunteer for Spring Break 2019 DC3C is currently seeking eager and motivated volunteers for Spring Break 2019! Our 4th annual DC3C Spring Break program is closing the employment gap for…

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      Dustin listens to a student's personal elevator pitch.
      Volunteer Spotlight: “The Best Way You Can Spend 3-4 Hours”
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      Volunteer Spotlight: “The Best Way You Can Spend 3-4 Hours” Do you remember your first interview? Better question: Do you remember if you felt prepared for it? DC3C Spring Break…

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      Making a Difference for Students with Disabilities
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      Making a Difference for Students with Disabilities We couldn’t be more proud of our DC3C students and team! In just a few short years, DC3C has worked with students, their…

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